Y.U. Mad

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"Y.U. Mad"
Single by Birdman featuring Nicki Minaj and Lil Wayne
from the album Bigga Than Life
Released September 13, 2011 (2011-09-13)
Format Digital download
Recorded 2011
Genre Hip hop
Length 3:07
Label Cash Money, Universal Motown
Writer(s) Bryan Williams, Dwayne Carter, Jeremy Coleman, Todd Tolkoff, Onika Tanya Maraj
Producer(s) JMIKE, Mad Max
Birdman chronology
"Fire Flame"
"Y.U. Mad"
"Born Stunna"
Nicki Minaj singles chronology
"Y.U. Mad"
"You the Boss"
Lil Wayne singles chronology
"It's Good"
"Y.U. Mad"
"Strange Clouds"
Music video
"Y.U. Mad" on YouTube

"Y.U. Mad" is a song by American rapper Birdman. It was released on September 13, 2011, as the fourth single from his fifth studio album, Bigga Than Life. The song features Cash Money/Young Money recording artists Nicki Minaj and Lil Wayne. The song was sent to U.S. Urban radio on September 20, 2011.[1] and U.S. Rhythmic radio on October 11, 2011.[2]

Music video[edit]

On October 15, 2011, it was revealed the music video had been filmed in Miami and was directed by Gil Green.[3] The video premiered on Sucker Free on November 27, and on 106 & Park on November 28. The video shows Minaj dressed as Lil Wayne and dubs herself 'the Female Weezy', as she tells us at the beginning of the song, and at the end of her single "Stupid Hoe", from her latest album Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded. During Birdman's verse, he is seen sitting at a table, with YMCMB decorating the walls behind him. The video features cameos from Mack Maine and Cortez Bryant.


Chart (2011) Peak
US Billboard Hot 100[4] 68
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[5] 46
US Hot Rap Songs (Billboard)[6] 25

Release history[edit]

Country Date Format Label Ref
United States September 13, 2011 Digital download Cash Money Records [7]
October 11, 2011 Radio airplay [8]